Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://beerbbqbooksandbaking.com.

beerbbqbooksandbaking.com is governed by the following privacy policies.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting your information. The purpose of this privacy policy to inform you how we use your information and what information we gather.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact Forms

Any information we collect from contact forms are for informational purposes. This information will be used to improve our website and ease of use. We will not share your information with any other party or company.

We may use your information to send you newsletters or promotional emails.

We may also use your information to respond to your inquiries and questions, to provide user support, track and measure advertising on the website and to protect against unauthorized or illegal activity on our website.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

Google Analytics – this service tracks this website’s usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on this website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.

At this time, we do not share your information with any other third party applications. We will update this information if this changes.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Additional information

Affiliate Programs

Our website participates in Affiliate Programs by embedding tracking links into our website. These links are clearly visible and do not add any additional costs to you when you purchase from these links, but this does help us keep the website running by providing us with a small commission on qualifying purchases.

We participate in the Amazon Affiliate Program and we do earn from links on our website. This program uses tracking cookies for the purpose of tracking sales to the affiliate website for commission purposes.

Your Personal Information

For further information or if you have questions please direct your inquiry to stacy@beerbbqbooksandbaking.com